David Boaz joins us to recap 2016. Did we just have the worst year ever in American politics?
Trevor Burrus is a research fellow at the Cato Institute’s Center for Constitutional Studies. His research interests include constitutional law, civil and criminal law, legal and political philosophy, and legal history. His work has appeared in the Vermont Law Review, the Syracuse Law Review, and the Jurist, as well as the Washington Times, Huffington Post, and the Daily Caller. He holds a BA in Philosophy from the University of Colorado at Boulder and a JD from the University of Denver Sturm College of Law.
George Selgin joins us for a discussion about the gold standard. Is there any chance of the country returning to the gold standard?
The Permission Society: How the Ruling Class Turns Our Freedoms into Privileges and What We Can Do About It
Timothy Sandefur joins us this week to talk about his new book, The Permission Society. When you should you need a permit to do certain things?
Kevin Currie-Knight joins us this week to discuss why we can’t seem to change the way we educate schoolchildren. Is there one best way to educate kids?
Johan Norberg joins Trevor this week to talk about the notion of progress and gives us all a few reasons to look forward to the future.
Richard Vedder joins us this week to discuss what he’s identified as three major problems with the way today’s American higher education system works.
Dr. Ryan Neuhofel joins us this week to talk about his practice, NeuCare, which is a very different way to approach primary care medicine.
Naomi Schaefer Riley joins us for a discussion about how poorly the US government treats Native Americans, and what can be done about it.
Aaron Powell and Trevor Burrus debate Jim Harper and Michael Cannon on the merits of voting.
Aaron and Trevor debate Jim Harper and Michael F. Cannon on the merits of voting on this special Election Day bonus episode of Free Thoughts.
Thomas Sowell joins us for a discussion about disparities of income and wealth between and within nations.
Ryan Young joins us for a discussion about income inequality today, as part of Equality Month at Libertarianism.org. Has inequality gone up?
John Papola joins us to talk about the conception and production of Libertarianism.org’s newest video series, Freedom on Trial.
Ben Domenech joins us this week to discuss Donald J. Trump’s candidacy. What is Trump doing differently?
Roderick T. Long joins us to talk about libertarian themes in Chinese philosophy. How much do libertarianism and early Confucianism have in common?
Richard Wagner provides an overview of public choice economics and considers how limited governments can morph into destructive regulatory systems.
Jonathan Blanks joins us for a discussion about police stops and the Fourth Amendment. Is there a war on cops?
Jason Brennan joins us to talk about his new book, Against Democracy. What separates good voters from bad voters?